Free Admission at the Gavilan College Marian Filice Youth Piano Competition & Music Festivalby on Feb 27, 2017
WHO: Piano students ranging from 5th - 12th grades will be competing in the youth piano competition, and musicians of all ages will be performing during the music festival.
WHAT: The Marian Filice Youth Piano Competition provides an opportunity for local young pianists to perform and compete for scholarships.
This year a total of 16 junior and senior division contestants are expected to perform two contrasting pieces from the classical repertoire (Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or Contemporary), and 15 people will perform during the festival.
WHEN: Saturday, March 4, 2017
Competition: 10:00 AM
Award Ceremony & Festival Concert: 3:00 PM
WHERE: Gavilan College Theater at 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd., Gilroy 95020
Junior Division: 5 to 15 minutes per performer
Senior Division: 10 to 15 minutes per performer
Grades 1st place 2nd place 3rd place
9 - 12 $500 $300 $200
5 - 8 $300 $200 $100
The winner will be invited to play at Gavilan’s Bach to Blues Concert.
HOW: Attendance is FREE.